Leonardo da Vinci - Mes docs Art

Leonardo da Vinci - Mes docs Art


Leonardo da Vinci is one of the greatest artists of all time, one of the most famous painters in the world. A book to discover who he was, what he painted or drew, how he painted, what techniques he invented or perfected and why he is still so famous.

From 5 years old
40 pages



Dimensions :
19 x 22,5 x 1 cm
Artist :
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
Museum :
Musée du Louvre
Size of the book :
Paperback with flap
Reference :


Illustrator :
Grand Aurélie

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The artist

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Painter, sculptor, architect, scientist, musician and humanist of his time (XV-XVI centuries), initiator of the second Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci is the very figure of the universal genius. After the completion of The Virgin with the Rocks, for the chapel San Francesco Grande, and that of the Equestrian Statue of Francesco Sforza, he found glory throughout Italy. The Last Supper, the ceiling of the Sforza Palace, the Mona Lisa and the Battle of Anghiari are a few of his great artworks. Leonardo also carried out a large amount of studies on zoology, botany, anatomy, geology. In 1516, he joined the court of Francis I, where he participated in urban planning projects. He is taken by an illness on May 2, 1519.